using TXT fields

Peter Laws plaws at
Tue May 18 22:06:02 UTC 2010

On 05/18/10 06:16, Chris Thompson wrote:
> On May 18 2010, fddi wrote:
>> I wanted to ask if using TXT fields can have some bad implication
>> security issues
> It rather depends what you put in them, doesn't it?
> hostname TXT "Root password is AndyPandy"
> mc-room TXT "Entacode is 2038"

Post-Its are great, but they often fall off the monitor.  This is a 
superior solution and has the benefit of being remotely accessible.

Thanks for the "pro tip"!

Peter Laws / N5UWY
National Weather Center / Network Operations Center
University of Oklahoma Information Technology
plaws at
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